Contact the Program Director

Jon M. D'Ambrosio

Residential Faculty - Automotives


These days, being an Auto Tech is all about having the necessary technical skill set.

The Automotive Performance program at MCC prepares you for a career as an automotive technician or mechanic. You’ll learn how to diagnose, service, test, and repair complex, computer-controlled automotive electrical systems. Our program is designed to provide hands-on experience in a "live" working environment similar to the service industry. An emphasis is placed on developing good diagnostic skills. As a graduate of the program you’ll acquire essential entry-level skills and prepare you for national ASE Certification Tests, making you a highly marketable job seeker. 

In addition to an associate’s degree, the Automotive Performance program offers three certificates of completion:

  • Engine Performance and Diagnosis
  • Brakes, Alignment, Suspension and Steering; Transmissions and Power Trains
  • Automotive Electrical Systems and Air Conditioning

To contact the automotive department, please call 480-461-7146.